Demopolis, Alabama

Demopolis is a city in Marengo County, Alabama in the west-central part of the state. Linden is the County Seat of Marengo County. Woody Collins is the mayor of Demopolis, and City Hall is located on North Walnut Avenue. Demopolis is home to 7,483 residents.

City of Demopolis
City Hall
211 North Walnut Avenue
Demopolis, AL 36732

City of Demopolis Facebook Page

Woody Collins, Mayor

In the year 2016, there was 1 murder in Demopolis. There were 3 reported rapes, 4 reported robberies, and 31 reported assaults. There were also 39 reported burglaries, 167 reported thefts, and 5 reported auto thefts. This gave the city a crime index of 304.9, slightly above the United States national crime index of 278.2. There were 14 registered sex offenders living in Demopolis, as of March 2018.

Demopolis, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

There were 250 reported crimes in the year 2016 in Demopolis. This gave the city a crime rate of 3,527 per 100,000 persons, slightly above the Alabama state crime rate of 3,480 per 100,000 persons, and significantly above the United States national crime rate of 2,837 per 100,000 persons. Thefts and property crimes are the most common crimes in Demopolis.

The Demopolis Police Department is located on Washington Street, and the Chief of Police is Rex Flowers. The department is divided into field services and support services, and employs approximately 20 police officers.

Demopolis Police Department
301 E Washington St
Demopolis, AL 36732

Demopolis Police Department Facebook Page

Rex Flowers, Chief of Police

The Demopolis Most Wanted List can be viewed online.

The Marengo County Sheriff’s Office is the larger police department in the area and is located in Linden. Richard E. Ben Bates is the sheriff. The sheriff’s office is divided into divisions, including administration, court security, the K-9 unit, patrol, and the detention center. The detention center is located on the premises with the sheriff’s office. Visitation for male inmates is on Saturday and Sunday, from 1 pm to 3 pm, and visitation for female inmates is on Wednesday, from 9 am to 11 am, and from 1 pm to 3 pm.

Marengo County Sheriff’s Office
101 Dunn Street
Linden, AL 36748

Marengo County Sheriff’s Office Facebook Page

Marengo County Detention Center

Demopolis, Alabama – Open Records Requests

Open Records Requests must be submitted through the City Clerk, who is Sam Gross. The City Clerk is in charge of record keeping for the city.

Sam Gross
211 North Walnut Avenue
Demopolis, AL 36732